There is an entire planet full of zombies, but all that matters right now in The Walking Dead is the battle between Woodbury and the prison. Both sides are preparing for war that will surely occur at season’s end.
Preparations for War
Both sides have been attacked by the other, but those were mild compared to the battle that will ensue. The Governor is gearing up Woodbury by getting all able-bodied members of the community armed and prepared to fight.
He is getting all the manpower he can, which is evident when he allows the 14-year-old boy to join the fight. The Governor knows that his town is falling apart, and the only hope is to eliminate any and all outside threats.
It is always a risky decision to arm those who have little or no experience with weapons. The Governor surely knows that he will lose many during the inevitable battle, but it is a risk he is willing to take. It is tough to tell whether he is fighting for Woodbury or for himself, but it appears as if he is simply i...